Description from Wikipedia:How a Mosquito Operates (1912), also known as The Story of a Mosquito, is a silent animated film by American cartoonist and animator Winsor McCay. The six-minute short, about a giant mosquito who torments a sleeping man, is one of the earliest animated films and is noted for the high technical quality of its naturalistic animation, considered far ahead of its contemporaries. Topics: mosquito, Winsor McCay, history, silent film, cartoon, animated
The complete first run of Little Nemo, 1905-1914. All 241 issues, originally scanned for comicstriplibrary.org from Little Nemo 1905-1914, published by Taschen, ISBN 3822863009, and now compressed in CBZ format for easy in reading in electronic comic book readers. It is particularly enjoyable to read these on a tablet with high resolution (like the iPad 3). Topics: comics, comic strips, dreams, nightmares
High resolution scans of every episode of Winsor McCay's comic strip, Dream of the Rarebit Fiend, taken from the DVD included with the Dream of the Rarebit Fiend book compiled by Ulrich Merkl. Topics: Dreams, Nightmares, Comics, Comic Strips
The complete first run of Little Nemo, 1905-1914. Scanned for comicstriplibrary.org from Little Nemo 1905-1914, published by Taschen, ISBN 3822863009 ( 2 reviews ) Topics: comics, comic strips, dreams, nightmares
The Sinking of the Lusitania, released in 1918, is an animated short film by American artist Winsor McCay. It features a short 12 minute explanation of the sinking of RMS Lusitania after it was struck by two torpedoes fired from a German U-boat. The film was one of many animated silent films published to create anti-German sentiment during World War I. McCay illustrated some 25,000 drawings for the production. The film is stylized as a documentary, informing viewers on details from the actual... ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Lusitantia, Winsor McCay, Animation, History, World War I, Propaganda
The fiend faces the spectacular mind-bending consequences of his free-wheeling rarebit binge. Stars Jack Brawn http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0000546/ Please watch Carport Theatre's amazing scored version of this film. You won't regret it. It's wonderful. http://archive.org/details/DreamOfARarebitFiend_381 ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Gen X, Wallace McCutcheon, Edwin S. Porter, Winsor McCay, Jack Brawn, Comedy, Black and White,...